YHA Treyarnon Bay

Tregonnan, Treyarnon, Padstow, Cornwall PL28 8JR


Sun worshippers, beachcombers and surfers rejoice – YHA Treyarnon Bay is open to groups and school trips. With unbeatable access to a golden beach and amazing watersports packages on site, this quirky Cornish hostel makes a great base for activity breaks. There’s free Wi-Fi in to post all those beach photos, a meeting room for studying, plus a stylish licensed bar with spectacular views.

With regular live music and a dedicated group area, you can relax in style between your exciting activities. The hostel offers tasty group catering for breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal too. You won’t find a location with such a family-friendly beach close by.

YHA Treyarnon Bay is ideal for learning how to surf with your school or activity group. We work closely with Harlyn Surf School to offer an awesome watersports package, including fun coasteering, paddleboarding and bodyboarding activities. Whether you’re team building by the waves or exploring further afield at Newquay or the Eden Project, we’re an attraction in ourselves.

Why Groups love YHA Treyarnon Bay

Watersports packages with Harlyn Surf School

"Great" - 88%

Customer satisfaction based on 116 scores

Bed and breakfast, per person, per night* (ex VAT)
Number of beds: 68

Learning Outside the Classroom

YHA is at the top of the class for educational visits. We have been awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Award at 74 of our youth hostels across England and Wales.

Find out more about Learning Outside the Classroom.

LOtC Awarded


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Packages available at YHA Treyarnon Bay

YHA Treyarnon Bay does not currently offer packages.

Bolt-ons available at YHA Treyarnon Bay

YHA Treyarnon Bay does not currently offer bolt-ons.

Personal service

Smaller venues offering a personable service.

Self-led options

Amazing bases for self-led options

Organised packages

Organised residential packages available 

Flexible approach

Totally flexible approach to your residential


A genuine sense of place and location

Experiential learning

Experiential learning opportunities

LOtC accredited sites

70+ LOtC accredited sites

Teachers participation

Teachers encouraged to participate in all activities, helping to enhance teacher-pupil relations



  • Drying room
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Camping and cabins
  • Ambulant accessible
  • Board games
  • Computer access
  • Cycle store
  • Games room
  • Garden/grounds
  • Lounge
  • YHA Exclusive Hire

Food & drink:

  • Licensed bar
  • Meals available
  • Self-catering kitchen

Teaching facilities:

  • Classroom(s)

How to get here

Tregonnan, Treyarnon, Padstow, Cornwall PL28 8JR

By car and coach:
From the A39 take the A389 towards Padstow then the B3276 to St Merryn. Continue through St Merryn, heading towards Newquay on the B3276 and take the 3rd right signed Treyarnon. From Newquay take the B3276 Padstow. After Porthcothan follow the hostel signs. From Treyarnon beach follow the cliff top track, the hostel is on the right hand side. There is currently no public transport to YHA Treyarnon.

OS Map: 200
OS Grid Ref: SW859741
Latitude: 50.527642
Longitude: -5.022908
YHA Treyarnon Bay